ISBN 9789976603736
Pages 272
Dimensions 234 x 156 mm
Illustrations B/W Illustrations
Published 2002
Publisher Dar es Salaam University Press, Tanzania
Format Paperback

Water Resources Management

The Case of the Pangani River Basin

edited by J.O. Ngana

Contents: land uses of the Pangani river basin, e.g. farming and non-farming activities; socio-economic aspects of water resources management; rural population mobility; institutional arrangements in river basins, legislation and policies; poverty and the impact of climate change; the environmental economics of water resource management - e.g. diminishing water resources and increasing water demands; population growth and migration trends; land degradation, hydrologic modelling and irrigation management; the impact of irrigation and the spread of disease; vegetation and its relation with hydrology; and conservation strategies in the Kilimanjaro mountains.

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